It's almost our favorite part of the holiday season: Small Business Saturday! We're reviving some of our favorite pre-pandemic traditions to celebrate the occasion:
Owly's Book Hunt is back! Owly is flying all around town, and our business neighbors are taking some books off his talons. Visit any of the following businesses on Saturday, November 27th for a chance to find a free book: Ben & Jerry's Vienna, The Sandwich Shop, The Wine Outlet, Caboose Tavern, Caffe Amouri, The Freeman Store and Museum, Feeling Great Massage Therapy, Bikes@Vienna, Vienna Pet Spaw, Rita's Vienna, Body Grace Fitness & Yoga, Karin's Florist, Cocoa Vienna, and DePaul's Urban Farm.
Get rewarded for shopping local with Bards Alley and the VBA's Holiday Shopping Pass! Shop at any five local businesses in the grid, get your pass initialed, and return it to Bards Alley on or before December 31, 2021 for the chance to win one of over 100 gift cards.
Join the in-store fun by chatting with our Guest Booksellers! The following special guests will be in the shop throughout the day to guide your holiday shopping experience: Zara Gonzalez Hoang, Mayor Linda Colbert, Alma Katsu, P. O'Connell Pearson, and Marc Polymeropoulos.